Effort, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Effort, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Effort Census Designated Place had a population of 2,269 as of July 1, 2017. Effort ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Effort is located at latitude 40.9415 and longitude -75.4377 in Monroe County. The formal boundaries for the Effort Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Monroe County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 774 feet.

The Effort Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2633824) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Effort Census Designated Place is located within Township of Chestnuthill, a minor civil division (MCD) of Monroe County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Effort population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Effort, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,269
Daytime Population: Workers 97
Daytime Population: Residents 1,285
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,382
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 2,226
Population in Familes 1,943
Population in Group Qrtrs 43
Population Density2 450
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $65,926
Average Household Income $79,052
Per Capita Income $28,143


Total Housing Units 819 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 646 (78.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 127 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 47 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $221,814
Average Home Value $242,209


Total Households 772
Average Household Size 2.88
Family Households 592
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.0% -0.17%
Households -0.02% -0.18%
Families -0.5% -0.24%
Median Household Income   3.12%
Per Capita Income   2.94%

Effort, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Effort to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 581 67th
Population Density # 1447 18th
Diversity Index # 185 90th
Median Household Income # 301 83rd
Per Capita Income # 663 62nd

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